Volunteer Facilitator information

DNR forester and landowner walking in landowner's woodlands

If you’ve been using PLT and want to take the next step, consider becoming a facilitator!
Facilitators represent the DNR and present quality PLT workshops and events across Minnesota.


  • Get training and techniques on how to conduct more effective workshops.
  • Receive additional free resources and training opportunities.
  • Receive access to free and low-cost teaching materials for check-out and use.
  • Excellent reference and experience for your career and resume.


  • Have an interest and experience in natural resource education.
  • Want to help other educators learn how
    to incorporate environmental education in their classrooms.
  • Attend a PLT educator workshop.
  • Attend a facilitator training.  Facilitator trainings happen once a year. Add your name to the invitation list.


  • Facilitate or help facilitate at least one workshop every two years.
  • Represent PLT with other educators.
  • Promote PLT programs in your area.

Become a Volunteer Facilitator by contacting [email protected] 


Sample PLT workshop agendas
Workshop Aides